Instructional Activity# More Triangles

Lesson 8. Unit 1. Grade 6 Open Up Resources

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This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 8, Unit 1, Grade 6. In this activity, students apply what they have learned to find the area of various triangles. They use reasoning strategies and tools that make sense to them. Students are not expected to use a formal procedure or to make a general argument. They will think about general arguments in an upcoming lesson. Here are some anticipated paths students may take, from more elaborate to more direct.